Touch’s first release was Feature Mist [T1] in December 1982, so 2012 is our 30th anniversary. There will be a series of events and releases throughout the year and this page will be regularly updated to keep you informed. You may have noticed that Touch.20 was held in 2001, and Touch 25 in 2006… A discrepancy you might think. But no! Touch was conceived by Jon Wozencroft in 1981, in 1982 Jon and Mike Harding went to see New Order in Norwich (May) and received the cassette master of “Video 5-8-6” which was released on Feature Mist…
Following Touch: Isolation which covered the first lockdown period in the UK, Touch: Displacing is a new subscription project where the focus falls on longer-form compositions, to be released on a monthly basis over the coming year and featuring artists for whom duration is a key feature of their work. Commences 2nd October 2020...
- TouchLine 10 CLEARED – “Breathing Ring”
- TO:121VS Claire M Singer – “Forrig”
- V33.50 Various Artists – “Touch: Displacing”
- TO:117 Jacaszek – “Gardenia”
- TO:116 CLEARED – “The Key”
- Spire 7.1 The Eternal Chord – “Mutatis Mutandis”
- Tone 76 Budhaditya Chattopadhyay – “The Well-tempered City Book l”
- Tone 70 Simon Scott – “Migrations”
- V33.40 Various Artists – “Touch: Isolation”
- TO:6D Strafe Für Rebellion – “Santa Maria”
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This is our preferred platform of choice for high quality downloads… here are links to all the relevant pages managed by us for each artist and /or label:
Heitor Alvelos Robert Crouch Fennesz Soliman Gamil Hildur Gudnadottir Jacaszek (+ Kwartludium) Bethan Kellough Lustmord Yann Novak Anna von Hausswolff and others…
Licensing and Rights
Over the years there have been many and various usages of Touch Music works; from ballet to film, theatre to dance, the range of titles available in the Touch catalogue seems to suit many different media. Click here to discover more…
Touch has established a curated mentorship programme, whereby assistance is given to individuals whose methods and aims of working we respect and would like to support. This could take the form of assistance with application and grant proposals, working practices and also with general advice and input from our experience and background in the creative industry. Read more about the programme here…
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Why we are not called 'Touch Records': Because we are not a record company...